Stories about Health Care

Mar 13 2016

Daylight Saving Time begins overnight

Ready or not, daylight saving time starts at 2 a.m. Sunday. If it's 1 a.m., for example, set your clock to 2 a.m. However, some studies say they've found only a negligent...

Mar 11 2016

SeaWorld killer whale Tilikum is severely ill

In 2010, Tilikum was responsible for the death of SeaWorld trainer Dawn Brancheau . Since that movie, SeaWorld has lost corporate sponsorships and attendance has d...

Mar 11 2016

Wonderful Pistachios linked to salmonella outbreak — RECALL ALERT

According to the CDC , there were 11 Salmonella cases from nine states. Two people in Washington State are among 11 sickened by salmonella infections tied to Wonde...

Mar 09 2016

Avoiding Zika virus exposure on spring break

But WHO chief Margaret Chan told reporters "we do not have to wait until we have definitive proof" before advising pregnant women against travel. Currently, no vaccine ...

Mar 07 2016

Colon cancer awareness month

She added, anyone can be diagnosed with this type of cancer. Screening can find colon cancer early by way of a colonoscopy, before symptoms develop, when it's easier to...

Mar 06 2016

Researchers identify genes associated with grey hair and unibrows

This, according to Adhikari, means a lot to the entire medical community and even in the field of forensics. "It was only possible because we analyzed a diverse melting p...

Mar 04 2016

Joey Feek only has days to live 'at the most,' husband says

Rory combined those memories to create a slideshow that shows his wife in happier times, from quiet moments at home to their debut at the Grand Ole Opry. (ThisLifeILive.c...

Mar 02 2016

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - The number of Zika virus cases in Pennsylvania is growing

And a new case study of a stillborn baby whose Brazilian mother was infected with Zika has raised suspicion that the virus may be capable of more damage than previously...

Feb 29 2016

CDC Advises Pregnant Women to Avoid Traveling to 2016 Olympics in Brazil

The health agency said these recommendations also hold for the Paralympic Games, scheduled for September 7-18. The County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) report...

Feb 27 2016

Things That Will Happen At Wrestlemania 32

The Usos and the Dudleys ended up winning the match, but instead of celebrating, the Dudleys turned on the Usos and put them each through a table. An unhinged Lunatic F...

Feb 24 2016

Rob Kardashian I Scored My Own New Home In the Family Compound

Now it looks like Rob might be repaying the favor, as TMZ is reporting that he just bought a house in Calabasas just a few blocks from where he grew up - and many insid...

Feb 14 2016

Who won the 9th GOP debate?

Bush said. "The World Trade Center came down during your brother's reign", Trump shot back. Trump brought up 9/11 and how it happened under George Bush's watch. But h...

Feb 12 2016

CDC adds recommendations to prevent sexual transmission of Zika

It was previously recommended pregnant women who resided in or traveled to affected countries receive a blood test to check for antibodies, or evidence of a past infectio...

Feb 10 2016

Zika Virus Facts: What You Need to Know

The Federal Government has issued an alert about the outbreak of Zika virus infection and directed that Nigerians, especially pregnant women, should be restricted from ...

Feb 10 2016

First case of Zika virus confirmed in Indiana

True, Zika is restricted in its reach as of now, but the virus can spread its wings. At this point, however, the CDC's guidance to pregnant women does not include anythin...

Feb 10 2016

ISDH: First case of Zika virus confirmed in Indiana

And the symptoms, which last from two to seven days, include fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain, malaise and headache. "We urge anyone visiting aff...

Feb 09 2016

Want a free Chipotle burrito?

Chipotle outlets across the US are opening later than usual Monday so workers can attend a meeting about the chain's recent food safety scares. Chipotle also plans to ram...

Feb 08 2016

What is Zika virus and is it contagious?

A day after World Health Organization warned that Zika virus was spreading "explosively", the government also chose to strengthen its surveillance system and asserted t...

Jan 31 2016

Andy Murray's voice cracks as he pays emotional tribute to wife Kim

Djokovic broke Murray in the first game in the third set as it seemed the Briton's spirit had been broken and Djokovic won the second game to love in eight minutes. ...

Jan 27 2016

Leeds United bring in French midfielder

The French powerhouse, 28, this week penned a two-year deal at Elland Road after completing a £600,000 move from Brentford. Leeds have had another up and down season a...